University of London International Programmes
Educational and Social Research
The course has been recognised by the ESRC as a comprehensive programme of research training which will provide the necessary knowledge, skills and confidence to interpret, evaluate and carry out research in any education-related setting; enable you to effectively work with, and perform research in a variety of sectors, including industry, the public sector, and the academic community; explore a wide range of disciplinary approaches to educational research and the relevance of disciplines such as Sociology, Psychology, History and Philosophy for undertaking research in educational settings; allow you to gain expertise in research procedures such as interviewing, literature reviewing, data analysis, and writing; act as valuable preparation if you wish to undertake doctoral studies.
A 2nd class Honours degree or the equivalent; (IELTS) International English Language Testing System when an overall score of at least 7 is achieved with a minimum of 7.0 in the Reading and Writing sub-test; (TOEFL) iBT Test of English as a Foreign Language overall score of 100 or above with at least 25 in both Reading and Writing Skills sub-tests provided that the test was taken before 29 May 2014.
Modules include: Approaches to educational research; research methods; writing and presenting educational research; research and the theoretical field; qualitative data analysis; quantitative data analysis; dissertation.
Assessment is through examination by a combination of a two-hour unseen written paper and coursework.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MRes||Part-time||£ 9,115 per Whole course (home fees)||2 years|
|MRes||Part-time||£ 9,115 per Whole course (overseas fees)||2 years|
|PgCert||Distance learning||£ 3,715 per Whole course (home fees)||5 years|
|PgCert||Distance learning||£ 3,715 per Whole course (overseas fees)||5 years|
|Distance learning||£ 6,415 per Whole course (overseas fees)||5 years|
|Distance learning||£ 6,415 per Whole course (home fees)||5 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of London International Programmes|
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